Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.

Davenport City Amendment 2: City Manager Removal (April 2013)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Administration of Government
Administration of government.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot

A Davenport City Amendment 2: City Manager Removal proposition was approved on the April 2, 2013 election ballot in Polk County, which is in Florida.

This measure amended the Davenport City Charter to allow the affirmative vote of a simple majority of three City Commissioners to remove the City Manager instead of 4 out of the 5 commissioners as is currently required.[1]

Election results

Davenport City Amendment 2
Approveda Yes 375 63.13%
These election results are from the Polk County Elections Office.

Text of measure

Text of the question:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Davenport City Manager May Be Removed By A Simple Majority Vote of Three Commission Members.

The current Davenport Charter requires an affirmative vote of at least four (4) of the five (5) members (a super majority) of the Commission to remove the City Manager.

Should the Charter be amended to read that an affirmative vote of at least three of the five members (a simple majority) of the Commission is needed to remove the Manager.

Shall the above-described amendment be adopted?[1]

See also

External links